Quizzes in Edinburgh Tonight:
7pm – Brass Monkey Leith. Jackpot:£50. Cheat: Latvia (pic round)
9pm – Safari Lounge. Jackpot £120. Cheat news: Bloc Party (music round)
No Halloween, No Fireworks, No Remembrance. Just shitty Christmas on the far horizon but that’s ages away. Let’s enjoy this period of calm.
And now: the music round free answer, it applies to tonight’s music round at the Safari and it is Bloc Party, who were the next big thing for a few minutes about fifteen years ago:
So what happens when you’re the next big ting, around fifteen years ago? Well, they’re still together.
In fact, having just looked them up, I see all of their first four albums made the top ten of the UK Album chart. Not bad from a band you never seem to hear about.
It’s Monday, so watch out for penguins:
They could be literally anywhere. Have you spotted any today?
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